Thanks very much for choosing to join the Friends of Herculaneum[1]. Your membership will do great things for Herculaneum.

Select your membership type (schedule of fees and benefits here) and click on the links below to go to PayPal's secure website or to pay through the Charities Aid Foundation. You do not need an account with either organisation and can use your credit or debit card if you wish. 

Please consider paying your subscription by Direct Debit, which not only gives you a discounted rate but makes renewal an easy matter. Choose your membership type and click on the Join(Direct Debit) button below to pay through PayPal (click on 'subscribe' when you get to the PayPal web page if you do not wish to set up an account) or choose 'I'd like to give regularly' on the CAF wesbite.

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To pay via the Charities Aid Foundation, you can set up one-off or recurring payments by clicking on the button below (note that CAF does not distinguish between memberships and donations). If the membership category you want is not listed, please write the relevant amount in the 'Other' box. You can also set up a Direct Debit through the CAF by downloading this form, then emailing or sending it to The Herculaneum Society, Ioannou Centre, 66 St Giles, Oxford OX1 3LU,


If you are a UK resident and taxpayer please consider adding Gift-Aid to your membership to increase its value by 25%.[2] To add Gift Aid, simply fill in this form then e-mail it or send it to the Society (c/o The Ioannou Centre for Classical and Byzantine Studies, 66 St. Giles, Oxford OX1 3LU; (CAF provides a Gift Aid option but note that a service charge will be made to the Society. Better to use our form!)

To make an additional Gift-Aidable donation to one of our projects promoting education and research at Herculaneum, please click here. The Society treats your data securely in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation of the EU. For our Privacy Policy, please click here.


[1] The Friends of Herculaneum is the name of the body of public members of the incorporated, registered charity The Herculaneum Society (Charity Registration number 1104632; Registered Company number 05153841). By joining the Friends you also become a non-trustee member of the Herculaneum Society. All funds are held and disbursed on behalf of the Friends by the Herculaneum Society.

[2] Gift Aid contributions are regarded as having had the basic tax rate of 20% deducted by the donor. Charities take your donation and reclaim the basic rate tax from HMRC. For example, if you Gift Aid a donation of £10, the Charity will receive £12.50. More information is available from